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The White House, Pebmarsh

Description: The White House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 September 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 114892

OS Grid Reference: TL8593934008
OS Grid Coordinates: 585939, 234008
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9734, 0.7057

Location: Pebmarsh, Essex CO9 2NU

Locality: Pebmarsh
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO9 2NU

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Listing Text

TL 83 SE
(west side)
4/94 (27/584) The White House
- II
House. Late C16, extended in C17 and C20. Timber framed, mainly plastered,
some painted brick in Flemish bond, roofed with handmade red clay tiles. 4 bays
facing E, with axial chimney stack in second bay from left end, forming a lobby-
entrance plan. One-bay extension to front of left bay, C17, with chimney stack
in left front corner. C20 single-storey extension to right. 2 storeys. In
left wing, one-window range of C18 sashes of 20 lights. Main range faced with
brick, 3 C19/20 sashes of 6 lights on ground floor, 2 on first floor. All front
windows have louvred shutters. Half-glazed door in fluted architrave, with C20
gabled porch. The interior has chamfered axial beams with lamb's tongue stops,
exposed plain joists of horizontal section, some exposed heavy studding with
near-straight bracing trenched inside, jowled posts, clasped purlin roof with
curved wind bracing. Weathered studding of main wall exposed in front
extension. Late C18/early C19 corner cupboard in front extension. Formerly
Blue Pale Farm. RCHM 20.

Listing NGR: TL8593934008

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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